2 Thessalonians: Facing the End with Sobriety by Maarten J.J. Menken2 Thessalonians: Facing the End with Sobriety by Maarten J.J. Menken

2 Thessalonians: Facing the End with Sobriety

byMaarten J.J. MenkenEditorMaarten J.J. Menken

Paperback | September 21, 1994

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In this lucid expose the second letter to the Thessalonians is approached from a historical perspective. The letter is read as part of a process of communication between its sender and the original addressees, making it accessible to the modern reader.
2 Thessaloniansincludes a translation of the short Greek text; an historical examination of the letter's genre, authorship and religious milieu; an introduction to apocalyptic eschatology and an extensive commentary on the letter.
Maarten Menken's book will appeal to theologians, ministers of religion, students of theology and all those interested in biblical studies.
Title:2 Thessalonians: Facing the End with SobrietyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:180 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.5 inPublished:September 21, 1994Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415095050

ISBN - 13:9780415095051

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"Informed by modern scholarship on 2 Thessalonians, this interpretation nevertheless provides its independent assessment of matters...successfully communicates on the level of the general readership for which it is intended."
-"Religious Studies Review